The global economic crisis affects the voluntary sector as well as government and business. There are reports of increased demands of services and signs that governments plan on cutbacks.

The Muttart Foundation, along with more than 70 other sector organizations, has endorsed Imagine Canada’s open letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper. The letter calls on government to maintain the current level of support to the sector and to look at new measures to stimulate giving.

To read the letter, click here. To read the accompanying news release, click here.